Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs
NamesFerguson, James (1710-1776 ) (Associated name)United States Coast Survey (Publisher)Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March) (1770-1862 ) (Associated name)Renard, C. (Associated name)Gedney, Thomas R. (Associated name)Eakin, C. M. (Constant M.) (Associated name)Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) (1810-1883 ) (Associated name)Jenkins, T. A. (Associated name)Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph) (1770-1843 ) (Surveyor)
Maps of New York City and State
New York City
New York Harbor
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1844 - 1845Place: [Washington, D.C.]Publisher: Survey of the Coast of the United States
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 01-1888 [Mounted and filed as 3 sheets]
TopicsNew York (N.Y.)New JerseyHarbors -- New York Metropolitan AreaNautical charts -- New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)Nautical charts -- New York Metropolitan AreaNew York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Maps
NotesContent: "Sheets Nos. 1, 2, 3, & 4 verified by C.M. Eakin, assistant, & published in 1844. Sheets 5 & 6 verified by Lt. A.A. Humphreys, assistant, & published in 1845."Content: Includes text, table of currents, notes, 4 coastal panoramas and 2 views of Sandy Hook Light.Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.Content: Prime meridians: New York and Greenwich.Content: Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.Statement of responsibility: founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F. R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Edmund Blunt, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of Thomas R. Gedney, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; the topography by C. Renard and T.A. Jenkins assists.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map on 6 sheets ; 165 x 158 cm. sheets 63 x 85 cm.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 46592906NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15005193Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 04b4c260-c5ab-012f-f198-58d385a7bc34
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